METS FANS SHARE THEIR MEMORIES OF THE MAY 6, 1966 GAME:Tom Smail
February 13, 2013
I attended this game with my Dad. It was also Willie Mays' birthday. In this game, I got to see an old-fashioned pitchers duel between Rob Gardner and Ken Holtzman. The Mets would win and I would get to see my first, in person, "Walk-off" home run as Cleon Jones won the game with a shot to left center field.
Coincidentally, 17 years later, to the day, I would attend another Mets game. This one was against Cincinnati and it was the debut of Darryl Strawberry. I would also witness another walk-off home run as George Foster homered in extra innings for another Mets win.
Now it's your turn! Tell us what you remember of this game: